LG Tone Free Fit TF8See price on Amazon
Overall Score 6.8 Represents average audio ecosystem compatibility score.
JBL Reflect Aero TWSSee price on Amazon
Overall Score 6.0 Represents average audio ecosystem compatibility score.
|Category||Features||LG Tone Free Fit TF8||JBL Reflect Aero TWS|
|DESIGN||ingress protection (ip) rating||IP67||IP68|
|has no wires or cables||✓||✓|
|is dust proof and water-resistant||✓||✓|
|has stereo speakers||✓||✓|
|SOUND QUALITY||has active noise cancellation (noise control)||✓||✓|
|has passive noise reduction||✓||✓|
|driver unit size||6mm||6.8mm|
|sound pressure level||✗||99dB/mW|
|battery life of charging case||20hours||16hours|
|has wireless charging||✓||✗|
|has a battery level indicator||✓||✓|
|CONNECTIVITY||has usb type-c||✓||✓|
|maximum bluetooth range||10meters||10meters|
|MICROPHONE||number of microphones||6only||6only|
|has a noise-canceling microphone||✓||✓|
|EXTRAS||has ambient sound mode||✓||✓|
|has in/on-ear detection||✓||✗|
|supports fast charging||✓||✓|
|has a mute function||✓||✓|
|control panel placed on a device||✓||✓|
|has voice prompts||✓||✓|
|travel bag is included||✓||✓|
|See price on Amazon||See price on Amazon|
IP ratings is the level of protection offered by a casing, against solids and liquids. The letters 'IP' are followed by two values The first value means protection against solids say dust, while the second refers to protection against liquids (sweat).
Having a value of IP68, the JBL Reflect Aero TWS's rating for solids indicates that they are completely dust proof, and of liquids that they are protected against the effects of continuous immersion in water, ingress of water in quantities causing harmful effects shall not be possible. Conditions should be more severe than for numeral 7..
Compared to the JBL Reflect Aero TWS, LG Tone Free Fit TF8 have a rating of IP67 meaning that they both have the same rating against dust and that of liquids is that, LG Tone Free Fit TF8 has a lower liquid rating than JBL Reflect Aero TWS
JBL Reflect Aero TWS have a weight of 13g . We consider a lower weight better for the reason that lighter devices are easier to transport.
The LG Tone Free Fit TF8, at 5.7g weigh less than the JBL Reflect Aero TWS with a difference -7.3g
True wireless devices have no cables linking any part of the device together, JBL Reflect Aero TWS are true wireless for this matter since they have no wires. This is a key difference since wireless earbuds have cables connecting the 2 earbuds .
LG Tone Free Fit TF8 also is true wireless because it has no cables connecting the 2 earbuds together.
JBL Reflect Aero TWS have wingtips, these are commonly used for workout earbuds and are usually an optional add-on to each silicone ear tip for a better fit.
LG Tone Free Fit TF8 too have wingtips, by resting against the triangular fossa and form a secure fit to combat vigorous movement, wingtips come in handy for sports and other physical activities. If applied rightly, they secure the earbuds from falling off.
JBL Reflect Aero TWS are resistant to sweat
LG Tone Free Fit TF8's resistance to sweat makes both devices fit for use while doing sports such as long-distance running, marathons, training in workout bodysuits, etc
JBL Reflect Aero TWS are both dustproof and water-resistant.
LG Tone Free Fit TF8 too are dustproof and water-resistant, thus preventing water and dust from entering the interior of the devices keeping the interior components safe
JBL Reflect Aero TWS have stereo speakers, devices with stereo speakers deliver sound from separate channels on both left and right sides, this creates a richer sound and a better listening experience.
Both LG Tone Free Fit TF8 and JBL Reflect Aero TWS have stereo speakers
ANC uses advanced kind of tech to actively counter noise. How it works, it listens to the sound pattern outside and inside the earbud and generates a mirror signal to counter it. In simple terms, it's like taking +1 (noise) and adding -1 (counter sound by the device) giving 0 thus "diluting" the noise.
JBL Reflect Aero TWS have Active Noise Cancellation enabling you to listen at lower levels of volume, good for your ears as you don't have to crank up the earbuds volume to outcompete background noise.
LG Tone Free Fit TF8 too have Active Noise Cancellation which makes either of the devices ideal for plane rides and rush hour travels. The JBL Reflect Aero TWS and LG Tone Free Fit TF8 work with different noise cancellation types, pick the setting that suits your travel or that suites your relaxation time.
The JBL Reflect Aero TWS sit well in place, this creates an acoustic covering that tones down background noise and also prevents the earbuds music from leaking out .
Both LG Tone Free Fit TF8, and JBL Reflect Aero TWS have passive noise reduction which means that both limit ambient noise instead of actively using ANC to cancel it out.
JBL Reflect Aero TWS driver unit is 6.8mm in diameter, the bigger the unit the more powerful, therefor producing better bass.
A driver unit is the component that makes sound in the earbuds, the unit size corellates with the sound produced by the device.
LG Tone Free Fit TF8 driver unit is 6mm in diameter, which means that they have a smaller driver unit than that of JBL Reflect Aero TWS by 0.8mm , a common assumption that driver units of a bigger size automatically produce better sound quality.
However, large drivers find it difficult to produce high frequencies so it's true that, larger drivers are capable of generating louder sound, but this does not indicate that they produce better quality sound.
The JBL Reflect Aero TWS's lowest frequency is at 20Hz, low-frequency response measures if and how well an audio component produces low frequencies that can be heard, and if it makes any changes to the signal on its way through.
LG Tone Free Fit TF8's lowest frequency is at 20Hz, this means that both devices can produce equal bass
The JBL Reflect Aero TWS's highest frequency is at 20000Hz, high-frequency response tells how well an audio device generates high recognizable frequencies and if it makes any changes to the signal on its way through.
LG Tone Free Fit TF8's highest frequency is at 20000Hz, this means that both devices can generate equal treble
SPL, is the level of pressure of sound, in decibels, dB, JBL Reflect Aero TWS's measurement is 99dB/mW. Devices with a higher sound pressure level are generally louder when supplied with any given audio source.
JBL Reflect Aero TWS's battery life is 8 hours, these last longer than 5 hours of listening which is considered average for a single charge. A device's battery life is usually given by the manufacturer, and with more battery hours, you get to use it for longer and requires fewer chargings.
LG Tone Free Fit TF8's battery life is more than that of JBL Reflect Aero TWS by 2 hours . Every time you recharge your device, they get a little less playing time. The effect is not noticeable at first, but over time, your wireless earbuds will no longer play for long like they used to.
The battery life of the charging case is given by the manufacturer, and JBL Reflect Aero TWS's case is said to have a charge of 16 hours. A charging case with a longer battery life enables you to recharge your earbuds on the go multiple times before recharging the case itself.
LG Tone Free Fit TF8's charging case has a battery life of 20 hours, more than that of JBL Reflect Aero TWS by 4 hours
It requires 1.5 hours to fully charge the JBL Reflect Aero TWS's battery. It is recommended to charge fully the battery before using the earbuds for the first time.
LG Tone Free Fit TF8 takes 1 hours to fully charge the battery, less than that of JBL Reflect Aero TWS by 0.5 hours
LG Tone Free Fit TF8's battery power is 68mAh, battery capacity, represents the amount of electrical energy that a battery can store.
The LG Tone Free Fit TF8, the device supports wireless charging. To charge the device, you simply place down on a compatible charging pad.
JBL Reflect Aero TWS have a battery level indicator, an indicator notifies you when the device has a low battery. The battery indicator lights show the charging status of your device and case.
LG Tone Free Fit TF8 too have a battery level indicator, charging indicators allow you determine the charging state of your earbuds, if charged fully, or having a low battery.
The JBL Reflect Aero TWS use USB TYPE-C, an industry-standard connector for transmitting both data and power in a single cable.
LG Tone Free Fit TF8 too support USB TYPE-C. This USB-C plug is part and parcel of most current electronics.
The JBL Reflect Aero TWS have Bluetooth version of 5.2, Bluetooth is a wireless technology standard that allows data transfers between devices placed in range, using short-wavelength, ultra-high frequency radio waves.
LG Tone Free Fit TF8 has a Bluetooth version of 5.3, newer than that of JBL Reflect Aero TWS . Newer versions provide faster data transfers.
The JBL Reflect Aero TWS have a 10meters distance connecting via Bluetooth.
LG Tone Free Fit TF8 have a maximum range of 10meters, equal to that of the JBL Reflect Aero TWS
LG Tone Free Fit TF8 support AAC, a codec that is used for Bluetooth audio. It supports 24-bit audio at 250kbps. Because it uses psychoacoustic modeling, it provides better results than other codecs at a similar bit rate.
Being the highest quality codec that any Bluetooth-supporting Apple product supports, the LG Tone Free Fit TF8 will work well with your MacBook. If you are planning on using these with Android , ensure that they also support aptX HD, LDAC, or LHDC as well.
The JBL Reflect Aero TWS have 6 microphones.
While the LG Tone Free Fit TF8 microphones are 6, equal to that of the JBL Reflect Aero TWS . More microphones record better sound quality and help the device to filter out noise.
The JBL Reflect Aero TWS have a noise-canceling type of microphone, these microphones are made to reduce noise from the earbuds' sound.
The LG Tone Free Fit TF8 too use a noise-canceling microphone. This is useful in noisy areas.
The JBL Reflect Aero TWS support ambient sound mode, which uses microphones to pass through ambient noises so that they can still be heard even when wearing them
The LG Tone Free Fit TF8 support ambient sound mode as well, helpful when you want to listen to music while being aware of what’s happening around you, for example when you’re having a jog but would still want to be able to hear traffic.
LG Tone Free Fit TF8 support in/on-ear detection, the sensors in the device can detect when they are removed from your ears so that the music is paused.
JBL Reflect Aero TWS support fast charging. Commonly, technologies like MediaTek’s Pump Express, are used to lower the time it takes to charge a device.
LG Tone Free Fit TF8 support fast charging. This kind is similar to regular charging, just that the battery is filling up much faster. Say, with Quick Charge 3.0, the battery is charged to 50% in 30 minutes.
LG Tone Free Fit TF8 support multipoint of 2 connections, the multipoint feature allows you connect to more than one Bluetooth device and switch between them. Say, you can switch calls from one device to another without manually disconnect and reconnect.
JBL Reflect Aero TWS have a mute function, they support the feature to mute/unmute a conversation directly from the earbuds.
The LG Tone Free Fit TF8 also have this function. The mute function means that you are in position turn off the earbuds' microphone, but you can still hear the other party talk.
With the JBL Reflect Aero TWS, so you can easily access the volume control, pause, play, mute, etc whichever functions are supported on the earbuds.
LG Tone Free Fit TF8 too have a control panel on them.
JBL Reflect Aero TWS have voice prompts. Automatically receive information through audio messages, say if there is a problem with the connection.
LG Tone Free Fit TF8 too support voice prompts meaning the device will notify you if the battery is running low, and it's time to recharge them.
The JBL Reflect Aero TWS come with a special case. Carrying earphones openly, or putting them in your bag without a casing can easily damage them.
LG Tone Free Fit TF8 too have a travel bag included, which offers safe transportation.